Also known as the Great Tower of London, it was meant to rival the Eiffel Tower in Paris, but was never completed, and was also called London Stump. It was designed by Sir Benjamin Baker, a railroad engineer. It was demolished in 1907.

Collection of Historically Significant Building in Ruin

Also known as the Great Tower of London, it was meant to rival the Eiffel Tower in Paris, but was never completed, and was also called London Stump. It was designed by Sir Benjamin Baker, a railroad engineer. It was demolished in 1907.

The Crystal Palace in Hyde Park, London, designed by Joseph Paxton (a designer of green houses and engineer). It is noted for some of the earliest innovations in engineering with steel and glass. It was abandoned in 1911, and reacquired in 1913, but burned down in 1936.

Collection of Historically Significant Building in Ruin

The Crystal Palace in Hyde Park, London, designed by Joseph Paxton (a designer of green houses and engineer). It is noted for some of the earliest innovations in engineering with steel and glass. It was abandoned in 1911, and reacquired in 1913, but burned down in 1936.

If London had looked like New York in 1902. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column. #London #NewYork #TrafalgarSquare #NelsonsColumn

If London had looked like New York in 1902. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column. #London #NewYork #TrafalgarSquare #NelsonsColumn

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